Creating an IBM MQ H/A Cluster using a Multi-Instance Queue Manager

Creating an IBM MQ H/A Cluster using a Multi-Instance Queue Manager   Introduction When building a Production environment, one of the most important aspects for any client, is to ensure that the environment is resilient, efficient and long-lasting. At the same time the administration of the environment should be as easy as possible, as well as effective. What is High Availability (H/A) H/A clusters are groups of two or more…

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W3Partnership becomes a Digital Outcomes supplier, how will this affect customers?

The world is increasingly turning towards digital technology and the cloud to transform business processes and make the handling of data more streamlined. Whilst the public sector may have been slow to grasp this move to a digital world at first, it’s now starting to catch up. The UK Government has launched its own Digital Marketplace, making it easier for public sector bodies to buy the digital services that they…

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Payment Service Directive (PSD2) and what it means for retailers

The revised Payment Services Directive ( PSD2 ) was adopted by the European parliament in the final quarter of last year. Yet many retailers remain unclear about what it actually means for them or for their businesses. Let’s take a look at what changes it will make, why they’re important and how developing strong API’s will be key to implementing this new directive. Background The idea of the original Payments Services…

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